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autohypnosis

noun au·to·hyp·no·sis \ˌ-tō-hip-ˈnō-səs\

Definition of AUTOHYPNOSIS

:  self-induced and usually automatic hypnosis
au·to·hyp·not·ic \-ˈnä-tik\ adjective

Origin of AUTOHYPNOSIS

New Latin
First Known Use: 1889
Medical Dictionary

autohypnosis

noun au·to·hyp·no·sis \ˌt-ō-hip-ˈnō-səs\
plural au·to·hyp·no·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of AUTOHYPNOSIS

:  self-induced and usually automatic hypnosis
au·to·hyp·not·ic \-ˈnät-ik\ adjective

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